Pakistani girls study at a school in Peshawar, Pakistan. From 1993 to 2010, the number of girls enrolled in primary education increased from 3.7 million to 8.3 million. Photo: AFP

Terrorism won't stop education of Pakistani girls

Shahid Javed Burki says rising enrolment figures tell of a revolution in the making in Pakistan

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Pakistani girls study at a school in Peshawar, Pakistan. From 1993 to 2010, the number of girls enrolled in primary education increased from 3.7 million to 8.3 million. Photo: AFP
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Shahid Javed Burki

Shahid Javed Burki

Shahid Javed Burki, former finance minister of Pakistan and vice-president of the World Bank, is currently chairman of the Shahid Javed Burki Institute of Public Policy in Lahore.